Jaap Meijer is the Head of Research at Arqaam Capital. He is also the Chief Strategist, Chief Economist and Head of FIG research. He is also a Member of Management Committee.
Jaap Meijer holds a Master of Science in Business Administration and Economics with an emphasis on Finance & Investments from Vrije Universiteit (Amsterdam), an MBA from Webster University (St. Louis) and is a holder of both the CFA charter and the CEFA designation (VBA). He is also a mentor in the CFA challenge.
He has 24 year of research experience. Prior to heading up the research at Arqaam Capital, covering MENA stocks, he was a research director at Evolution, Dresdner Kleinwort and Cheuvreux, covering European financial conglomerates, diversified financials as well as investment banks.
His highest rankings were a No 1 ranking in Emerging EMEA Financials in Extel, and a No 2 ranking in MENA Extel survey.